Incoming Michigan State women's basketball freshman Tori Jankoska of Freeland High School continued to pile up postseason honors, after being named to the 2013 PARADE High School All-American team. In March, she was named Michigan's Miss Basketball and the state's Gatorade Girls Basketball Player of the Year. The 5-8 guard averaged 30.9 points, 7.0 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 4.8 steals this season.
The matchups for the 2013 Big Ten/ACC Challenge were announced by the two conference offices this afternoon, as the Michigan State women's basketball team will travel to Florida State on Wed., Dec. 4. This year's Challenge will mark the seventh year of the event that has been extended to 2016.
Michigan State women's basketball head coach Suzy Merchant announced Monday that Tempie Brown has been promoted to Associate Head Coach, after spending the last four seasons as an assistant coach on her staff.
The Michigan State women's basketball season came to a close on Monday night with a 74-49 loss to No. 10 Maryland in the NCAA Tournament Second Round in College Park. Alyssa Thomas led the fourth-seeded Terrapins (26-7) with 28 points, while Becca Mills and Annalise Pickrel had 12 points apiece for the fifth-seeded Spartans (25-9).
Michigan State women's basketball faces No. 4-seed Maryland in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament on Monday at 7:20 p.m. in College Park, Md. Today the Spartans held a press conference and practiced at the Comcast Center. Tomorrow's game will be broadcast on ESPN2 and ESPN3.com.
03/23/2013 - Michigan State Tops Marist, 55-47
03/22/2013 - NCAA Tournament First Round Practice Day Update
03/20/2013 - Spartans Return to College Park for NCAA Tournament
03/11/2013 - Tori Jankoska Named Michigan's Miss Basketball
03/10/2013 - Spartans Fall to Purdue in Big Ten Championship Game
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